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See also: hatif and hâtif

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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from the active participle of the verb هَتَفَ (hatafa, to shout, to call out), from the root ه ت ف (h-t-f).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

هَاتِف (hātifm (plural هَوَاتِف (hawātif))

  1. shouting, calling loudly
  2. voice
  3. telephone
  4. loudspeaker
  5. (in the plural) exclamations, shouts, cries, calls

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SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “هتف”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4